Is aerotoxic syndrome the next cover-up waiting to be unravelled? BLOWING a hole in a mass cover-up is probably every journalist’s dream…Herald Scotland – 18th February 2016

BLOWING a hole in a mass cover-up is probably every journalist’s dream. From the Washington Post’s expose of the Watergate scandal to the Boston Globe’s tenacious unravelling of a Catholic Church conspiracy to brush child abuse under the carpet, these are the kinds of scandals cinemagoers love to watch and reporters dream of uncovering. Two…

Dangerous toxins in cabin air passed onto crew, study finds – Daily Telegraph 17.2.16

Flight attendants who complained that toxic cabin air made them ill have tested positive for dangerous chemicals. A team of researchers from the University of Göttingen in Germany have found organophosphates – compounds damaging to enzymes in the human body, and the basis of many pesticides and nerve agents – in blood and urine samples…

The aviation industry’s ‘dirtiest secret’: New documentary claims passengers and crew are inhaling poisonous fumes but it will take a ‘tombstone event’ to expose the cover-up. Daily Mail 17.2.16

Documentary supports claims that crew suffer from aerotoxic syndrome  Term is given to symptoms caused by contaminated cabin air in jet aircraft Symptoms include fatigue, loss of consciousness, dizziness and nausea Contaminated air enters cabin from compressed air drawn from engines UK regulator says studies have found no link between exposure and illness Unite union has…

‘Everybody was screaming, totally terrified’: Passengers forced to escape smoke-filled plane by jumping from the wings on to the runway after emergency landing. Daily Mail 9th February 2016

SkyWest flight set out from Tucson bound for Los Angeles International But less than 30 minutes into journey, smoke begins to pour into cabin Plane turns back and some passengers forced to leap from wing  To read the full Daily Mail article click here Another report here. To read the testimony of a single passenger’s…

Aerotoxic Syndrome: The best kept secret in aviation? The Scavenger 12th February 2010

Passengers getting off airline flights often experience ‘jet lag’ which is clearly due to changing time zones but many may also experience long-term serious ill health after certain ‘fume event’ flights but will never understand the simple cause. Captain John Hoyte explains the phenomenon known as ‘Aerotoxic Syndrome’. Three scientists from North America, France and…

Mystery illness strikes another American Airlines flight … passengers nearly pass out – Natural News – 5th February 2016

(NaturalNews) American Airlines flight 904, bound for Miami, Florida, from Rio de Janerio, Brazil, made an emergency landing recently, when passengers and staff began passing out mid-flight. The ill feelings kicked in at over 30,000 feet, causing the pilot to cut the flight short and instead land in Brasilia, Brazil, just 580 miles from where…

Aerotoxic syndrome possible cause of illness breakout on AA flight to LAX – EXAMINER.COM 30th January 2016

EXAMINER.COM A few passengers and crew members felt light headed and sick to their stomachs and even lost consciousness during an American Airlines flight from London to Los Angeles. Those affected said they felt symptoms after about two hours into flight when the Boeing 777 was over Keflavik, Iceland. It happened late Wednesday, Jan. 27…